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Fort Macleod’s Santa Claus Parade marks 36th year

Posted on 22 November 2017 by staff | Comments (0)

Fort Macleod is gearing up to celebrate its 36th annual Santa Claus Parade this month. The hour-long parade on Saturday, Nov. 25 is the centerpiece of a weekend Christmas Festival in Fort Macleod. “There is so much generosity, hard work and love that goes into it,” parade co-ordinator Ashley Nelson said. “It’s always such a…Continue Reading

Abby Bourassa and Tiegan Trotter of the Flyers defend against Raymond in the bronze medal match.

F.P. Walshe Flyers rise to fourth at 2A south zone tournament

Posted on 22 November 2017 by Editor | Comments (0)

The F.P. Walshe Flyers capped the 2017 senior high girls volleyball season with a strong showing at the 2A south…Continue Reading

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RCMP investigate trailer thefts

Posted on 22 November 2017 by Editor | Comments (0)

Pincher Creek RCMP need the public’s help solving recent crimes. The RCMP on Nov. 12 responded to a complaint someone…Continue Reading

Free counselling available to gamblers in rural Alberta

Posted on 22 November 2017 by staff | Comments (0)

For most people, gambling is a harmless bit of entertainment, but for some people, it can turn into an unhealthy…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Chamber co-ordinates annual shopping spree

Posted on 22 November 2017 by Editor | Comments (0)

Shopping in Fort Macleod this weekend and during the rest of the Christmas season will pay off for some lucky…Continue Reading

The 2309 Fort Macleod Army Cadets marched the colours on Main Street.

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Fort Macleod residents gather to salute veterans

Posted on 14 November 2017 by Editor | Comments (0)

The sacrifices of Canadians for peace and freedom were remembered Saturday during a solemn ceremony in Fort Macleod. Close to 400 people filled the Fort Macleod and District Community Hall for the Legion’s annual Remembrance Day ceremony. “I think it’s only right we spend one hour in one day out of 365 remembering the sacrifices…Continue Reading

The F.P. Walshe Flyers won the Westwinds Volleyball League postseason tournament on Friday. Back row, from left: McKenzie Phillips, Madi Scout, Stephanie Tobler, Janelle Stockton, Abby Bourassa, Sheridan George-Orr, Shelby Scout-Bastien and coach Chris Baxter. Front: Tiegan Trotter, school mascot Angus and Alex Garrett.

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F.P. Walshe Flyers win Westwinds Volleyball League playoff title

Posted on 14 November 2017 by admin | Comments (0)

F.P. Walshe Flyers had plenty to celebrate on Friday night. The senior girls team won the Westwinds Volleyball League postseason…Continue Reading

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Auto thieves like their job made easy

Posted on 14 November 2017 by staff | Comments (0)

Across this province, the RCMP are warning citizens about the repercussions of leaving your unsecured vehicle idling. The police are…Continue Reading

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RCMP investigate ATV theft

Posted on 14 November 2017 by Editor | Comments (0)

Pincher Creek RCMP are investigating the theft of two all-terrain vehicles. Between Oct. 27 and Oct. 31 a compound on…Continue Reading

Photo Albums Added

The 2017-'18 Ranchland Hockey League season is under way. Here are some images from the Fort Macleod Mustangs game against the Nanton Palominos on Nov. 18.

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We know the Fort Macleod Santa Claus parade is your favourite, but what's your second-favourite activity during the Christmas festival?